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  • 48 months
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Overview

The Industrial Engineering program at Saint Ambrose University  is concerned with designing, evaluating, and improving systems. At St. Ambrose, the emphasis is on how humans fit into those systems to ensure safe and productive work. 

Courses include industrial design, materials science, engineering dynamics, work systems design, ergonomics, system integration, and operations planning, scheduling and control.

Our engineering programs get high praise and support from regional employers, who offer internships, professional mentors, and job opportunities. Some even offer financial support to the university, allowing us to provide you with three floors of state-of-the-art labs.

Career

You can work in design, manufacturing, robotics, electrical systems, quality, process improvement, and in civil engineering for local, state and federal governments.

Many of our graduates seek advanced degrees, and have been admitted to programs at Southern Illinois University Medical School, Northern Illinois University, University of Florida, Bradley University and Oregon State University.

Accreditation

The St. Ambrose Industrial Engineering Program is accredited by ABET

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Engineering Design and Analysis
  • Engineering Statics
  • Engineering Design Laboratory 
  • Engineering Economy
  • Materials Science
  • Manufacturing Processes: Fundamental and Computer-Aided

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or above (on a 4.0 unweighted scale) from an accredited high school and
  • A composite score of 20 or above on the American College Testing Program (ACT) or a 1040 or above on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) of the College Board. Students who graduated from high school five or more years ago do not need to supply ACT or SAT scores. The writing portion of the ACT is optional for admission to St. Ambrose University.

f you can't satisfy both of the requirements above, you may qualify for Conditional Admission. Minimum requirements for Conditional/Provisional status are

  • GPA: 2.0 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 unweighted scale)
  • Standardized Tests: 18 on the ACT or 970 on the SAT.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31532 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31532 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    31532 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31532 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • 820 - 1240 USD/month
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